05 November 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Grading Results October 2014

Grading Results October 2014

Having been given plenty of warning some students were ready to sit a TaeKwon-Do grading exam on Sunday October 12th. We held the grading in the Priory School Sports Hall again and went for an afternoon kick off with students ranging from 10th Kup white belts sitting their 1st grading (juniors and adults) up to [...]

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06 August 2014 ~ 0 Comments

CLASSES START BACK TONIGHT

CLASSES START BACK TONIGHT

Hello EVERYONE! I hope you have had a good couple of weeks already and that you have either been to Master Dennis’ classes (more on that subject tonight), training on your own, had a good rest or just been really lazy Just to let you know that our TaeKwon-Do Classes start back tonight after our [...]

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24 June 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Banstead TKD’s First Home Grown Blackbelt

Banstead TKD’s First Home Grown Blackbelt

Congratulations to long term Banstead TaeKwon-Do student, Mr Matt Thomas, who has achieved his 1st Degree Blackbelt in ITF TaeKwon-Do. An ITF TaeKwon-Do Blackbelt is not so easy to achieve, like anything that’s ‘worth it’, it’s ‘worth working for’. I am sure that reaching 1st Degree, an internationally recognised standard of skills and knowledge, takes [...]

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10 March 2014 ~ 0 Comments

TKD Impact League 2014

TKD Impact League 2014

Another awesome day had by Banstead TKD students. The 2014 TKD Impact Competition League kicked off with the Under 13′s Yellows and Greens tournament held at the Impact Academy in Croydon on Saturday March 1st. Out of all the possible Juniors who are members at Banstead TaeKwon-Do we had 8 brave competitors who decided it [...]

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09 December 2013 ~ 0 Comments

TKD Impact Open Championships

TKD Impact Open Championships

5 Golds + 2 Silvers + 5 Bronze = awesomeness What a fantastic weekend of competition ITF TaeKwon-Do for Banstead TKD students! Saturday December 7th 2013 was the TaeKwon-Do Impact (www.tkdimpact.co.uk) Open Championships and 9 brave Banstead TKD students entered themselves for the competition. Just the day before the event one student became ill and [...]

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03 December 2013 ~ 0 Comments

TKD UK Open in Guildford

TKD UK Open in Guildford

The UK TaeKwon-Do Open is a two day event hosted by www.tkdcompetitions.co.uk and the 2013 competition was held over the weekend of November 9th and 10th with Blackbelts in the Saturday and Colours belts on the Sunday. This year was the first year that Banstead TKD students took part, two students were brave enough to step [...]

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23 September 2013 ~ Comments Off

Competition: TKD Impact Colourbelt Championships

Competition: TKD Impact Colourbelt Championships

Extremely well done to Aaron, Rod, Luke, Liam, Harry, Adam, Jacob and Josh who all entered the TaeKwon-Do Impact Colourbelt Championships 2013 and made the early morning trip down to Brighton to test their skills against some unsuspecting TKD students. It’s always good when people want to enter a tournament because I am very happy [...]

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23 September 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Demo at Woodmansterne School

Demo at Woodmansterne School

With lots of spectators, our TaeKwon-Do demonstration at Woodmansterne School in June was more intense that we’d expected. We had a core attendance of Tiny TKD’ers and Juniors, the only adults to attend were myself and Matt Thomas – we still put on a spectacular display of TaeKwon-Do. We included some Tiny TKD line work [...]

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23 September 2013 ~ 0 Comments

TKD Easter Camp 2013 Report

I am playing catch up with updating the web site, I’ll do it regularly from now on – probably. The next few are quick posts. Well done to everyone that took part in Master R. Dennis’ Easter Camp back in Easter 2013. I know that Banstead Students did very well indeed and represented the club [...]

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19 July 2013 ~ 0 Comments

London to Brighton Bike Ride DONE

London to Brighton Bike Ride DONE

Having never been a cyclist of any real distance the prospect of cycling the 54 mile London to Brighton route for the British Heart Foundation was a big challenge in my eyes. I am sure for the majority of regular cyclists the distance wouldn’t be too troublesome but the event hides another challenge, fundraising for [...]

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